Opinions & Analysis

Joe Biden is Building Back Better - what Canada can learn from the Biden Administration

Joe Biden is Building Back Better - what Canada can learn from the Biden Administration

Joe Biden’s first speech to congress as President has provided a blueprint for how Canadian progressives can achieve their goals and what building back better in Canada could look like. His blue-collar style progressive populism has proved effective and popular. Biden highlighted four policy areas that are also relevant to Canada - building back a prosperous manufacturing industry, investing in education, taxing the rich and protecting the rights of workers.

Will the end of the COVID-19 pandemic usher in a second Roaring ’20s?

Will the end of the COVID-19 pandemic usher in a second Roaring ’20s?

While some places remain mired in the third wave of the pandemic, others are taking their first tentative steps towards normality. Since April 21, Denmark has allowed indoor service at restaurants and cafes, and football fans are returning to the stands. In countries that have forged ahead with the rollout of vaccines, there is a palpable sense of optimism.